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December 20, 2012

CMS Proposes to Allow Local Coverage of PET in Cancer Care
 

December 3, 2012
Aetna, Anthem/Wellpoint, BC/BS of Illinois and Oklahoma Revise Coverage Policies


November 1, 2012
Medicare Releases 2013 Physican Payment Rates, Policies


November 1, 2012
Medicare Releases 2013 Rates, Policies for Hospital Outpatient Departments and ASCs


October 23, 2012
CMS Reviews FDG PET Coverage


October 10, 2012
New Private-Payer ACOs Formed


September 14, 2012
Philips Comments on PCORI Standards for Patient-Centered Research


September 14, 2012

White House Details Medicare Sequestration Cuts


September 6, 2012
Philips Comments on Medicare 2013 Physician Fee Proposal


September 6, 2012
Philips Comments on Medicare 2013 Hospital Outpatient Payment Proposal


August 23, 2012

500 Primary Care Practices Selected for Medicare Coordinated Care Initiative


August 8, 2012
CMS Issues Final Inpatient Rates for FY 2013


August 6, 2012
CMS Approves 88 New ACOs in July


July 26, 2012
CMS to Review PET Coverage


July 26, 2012
CMS Announces 15 Advance Payment ACOs


June 14, 2012
CMS Taking Applications for Advance Payment ACOs


June 14, 2012

Aetna Revises Coverage for PET


June 14, 2012
Aetna Revises Coverage for MRA, MRV


May 21, 2012
Patient Centered Outcomes Research Institute Outlines Priorities


May 20, 2012
CT Lung Cancer Screening Recommended for Heavy Smokers


May 3, 2012
CMS Announces "Independence at Home" Participants


April 24, 2012
Medicare Proposes Hospital Inpatient Rates, Policy Changes for FY 2013


April 16, 2012

CMS Announces 27 New ACOs


April 13, 2012
Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute Explains Goals, Methods


April 13, 2012
Philips Submits Comments to Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute


March 8, 2012
SGR Physician Pay Cut Delayed Through 2012


March 8, 2012
Study Calls CMS Measure on CT Brain Scans Inaccurate


February 16, 2012
United Healthcare Updates Coverage of CT Colonography


February 16, 2012
BCBS of Illinois, Oklahoma Revise PET Coverage for Cancer, Cardiac


February 16, 2012
Anthem Revises Coverage for Coronary Artery Imaging


January 13, 2012

Commonwealth publishes case study on private sector ACOs


January 11, 2012
SGR Cut Delayed, But Other 2012 PFS Rule Changes Go Into Effect